Monday July 28, 2014
Prairie View A&M: Prairie View A&M University Strength & Conditioning Department is looking for 1-3 unpaid interns for the Fall 2014 semester. The potential candidate(s) will gain experience working with Division I athletes through the Fall, expand on their base of knowledge and gain potential references for future Strength & Conditioning positions. Preferred candidates will have previous experience in a team setting, have the ability to lead large and/or small groups, the ability to communicate effectively; moreover, they will have an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and moral fiber, a willingness to learn/think outside the box. Duties are but are not limited to: daily maintenance and/or clean-up of the weight room or fields used for workouts; weight room set up/breakdown; possible leadership opportunities to lead workouts for different sports. Applicants should be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree and or higher in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or a related field; be certified or seeking certification in either the NSCA(CSCS) or USAW. All applicants must be currently certified in CPR/AED/First Aid certification. This is an unpaid, non-monetary position. Start date is September 1, 2014 and will end the last week of finals in December 2014. Interested applicants must email a current resume with a minimum of 3 professional references to Coach Darius Ducre’, Dir. of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Email subject line should read Fall Intern Applicant 2014. *Deadline to apply is August 15th 2014.* *All finalist will be subject to University Employee Background Checks. Applicant must also fill out all necessary paper work (which can be found here) to receive full consideration.
Webber International (FL): Webber International University is seeking qualified applicants for ONE 2014-2015 Intern-Assistant position. Benefits include free housing, full meal plan, and work attire/athletic apparel. This is an unpaid position but includes supplemental on campus employment. The position runs from August 2014-April 2015. Responsibilities are similar to that of a graduate assistant minus the graduate classes, as the intern-assistant would be in control of programming and leading workouts for a select number of our teams; assisting with football strength & conditioning; assisting with rehab assignments; assisting with day-to-day operational work in running the Fitness Center. Please be prepared for the rigors of a structured mentorship program, dealing with the integration and application of various strength and conditioning principles. This job will prepare the intern-assistant for a graduate-level or an assistant-level position, and is only for those who desire a career in Strength & Conditioning. Candidates for this program must be enrolled in or have graduated from an exercise science or related program, and must have current CPR/AED certification. Pursuit or attainment of CSCS or SCCC is not required, but recommended. To apply for this position, candidates must email their resume with cover letter and professional references to RasselSE@Webber.edu. Looking to fill this position immediately.
New Mexico Highlands (D-II): New Mexico Highlands has hired former UW-Milwaukee head coach Ron Thomson as their head strength & conditioning coach. This is a first time position for the athletic program.